Cloud of Unknowing

Miles, G. ORCID: 0000-0002-9748-9855, 2019. Cloud of Unknowing. PhotoParlour Gallery, Nottingham, 21 October - 24 November 2019.

Item Type: Exhibition
Creators: Miles, G.
Date: 2019
Description: The title of this work is taken from a text thought to have been written at Beauvale in the 14th century by an unidentified medieval mystic. The book proposes that to approach the infallible one has to surrender oneself entirely, correlating with the creative process of making art and our relationship with nature. The Priory was fed by a natural spring in these woods called Robin Hood’s Well which features in the works of D.H Lawrence. Up until the 1960s there was a clearing next to the spring that was used each Midsummer's Eve for dancing. These commonplace woods continue to provide healing, solace, and revelation today.
Event Location: PhotoParlour Gallery, Nottingham
Event Dates: 21 October - 24 November 2019
Divisions: Schools > School of Art and Design
Record created by: Linda Sullivan
Date Added: 21 Jan 2020 09:17
Last Modified: 21 Jan 2020 09:17

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